ICC World Twenty20, 2nd Match, Group D: New Zealand v Scotland at The Oval, Jun 6, 2009
ICC World Twenty20 - 2nd match, Group D
New Zealand won by 7 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Played at Kennington Oval, London (neutral venue)
6 June 2009 (20-over match)

O'Brien to Watson, FOUR, The Scots are away, short of a length on the off, goes for a mighty pull, takes the outside edge, flies over the slips for a boundary towards third man

Scotland 4/0   RR Watson 4* (1b 1x4)   IE O'Brien 0.1-0-4-0

O'Brien to Watson, FOUR, poor ball, bangs it in short, on middle, comes forward and swings it away over square leg for a boundary, encouraging start

Scotland 10/0   RR Watson 8* (3b 2x4)   IE O'Brien 0.4-0-8-0

O'Brien to Watson, FOUR, even better, this one was pitched up, in the slot ,he makes room and hoicks it over midwicket for another four

Scotland 14/0   RR Watson 12* (4b 3x4)   IE O'Brien 0.5-0-12-0

O'Brien to Watson, FOUR, three in a row, O'Brien should blog about this,good length on middle, smacks it over the bowlers head, through the line for his third boundary, 18 off the first over

Scotland 18/0   RR Watson 16* (5b 4x4)   IE O'Brien 1-0-16-0

Franklin to Watson, FOUR, Watson is in fine nick, slightly short on middle, moves away and pulls it over midwicket, firmly struck, gets some good elevation on it, bounces a couple of times before beating deep midwicket for a boundary

Scotland 23/0   RR Watson 20* (6b 5x4)   JEC Franklin 0.3-0-5-0

Franklin to Watson, FOUR, the runs keep flowing, overpitched outside off, makes room and slashes hard, gets an under-edge well wide of the diving keeper for a boundary

Scotland 29/0   RR Watson 26* (8b 6x4)   JEC Franklin 0.5-0-11-0

Butler to Coetzer, FOUR, but it makes no difference to him, short and wide, slashes hard, cuts it away powerfully wide of third man for a one-bounce four

Scotland 37/1   KJ Coetzer 4* (1b 1x4)   IG Butler 0.4-0-7-1

Oram to Poonia, FOUR, they've had some luck, full toss outside off, makes room, reaches for it, gets an under edge that bounces over the keeper for four more

Scotland 45/1   NS Poonia 8* (6b 1x4)   JDP Oram 0.1-0-4-0

Ryder to Coetzer, FOUR, beautifully placed, full and wide, bends low and slices it perfectly between short third man and point, four more, they're coming at a fair clip now

Scotland 57/1   KJ Coetzer 14* (8b 2x4)   JD Ryder 0.4-0-9-0

Ryder to Coetzer, FOUR, we may well ahve another thriller here, full on the off stump, picks the length early, gets to the pitch and crunches it between long-off and deep cover for four more, 19 off that over

Scotland 67/1   KJ Coetzer 24* (10b 3x4 1x6)   JD Ryder 1-0-19-0

Oram to Poonia, FOUR, Poonia using his wrists beautifully there,a sub-continental touch on that one, length ball outside off, moves across and clips it uppishly wide of short fine for another boundary

Scotland 73/1   NS Poonia 19* (12b 2x4)   JDP Oram 1.3-0-13-0





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